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Independence National Historical Park

143 South Third Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
+1 215-965-2305
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One of the most famous square miles in the United States, the park is home to the Liberty Bell, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Independence Hall.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“liberty bell” (738 reviews)
“american history” (110 reviews)
“visitor center” (102 reviews)
143 South Third Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
City Center East
+1 215-965-2305
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Independence National Historical Park also known as “American most historic square mile” because of the all the landmarks associated with the American revolution and the beginning of the North American legacy. It is a 55-acre park, that actually doesn’t feel as big when you are...More

Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 2 days ago

t is located in the rear of the building. After 20 minutes in line to go through Security, you are able to read its history on display. Worth the wait to come here.

Thank Flounder B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Be sure you have reservation, before you go. The lines are long but move quickly. The Liberty Bell is inside, but you can see it from the window on the side of the building.

Thank jack3294
Reviewed 4 days ago

The exhibit was more that just the bell which appeared to most of us smaller than expected. As you go through the exhibit there is also a good amount of information about the bell and those tumultuous times. Outside the exhibit there is also a...More

Thank Laurence S
Reviewed 6 days ago

The park is beautiful and a wonderful place to sit, relax and enjoy the day. Waiting in line to see the Liberty Bell was worth it. The picture display and people talking were very interesting. How wonderful that they take care and protect this very...More

Thank rld70
Reviewed 6 days ago

When we visited (October 2017), the Independence National Historical Park building opened at 09:00 Hrs with only about 10 people in the queue. Admission is free. There are many exhibits covering the bell, its manufacture and repairs, its symbolism and the future. The Liberty Bell...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can get up close and personal to the Liberty Bell, which is not concealed by glass walls. There's a rope line around the bell, but do not reach out to touch it please.

Thank GoThere88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Philadelphia was the Capitol prior to DC so along with the Liberty Bell the first Congress met here. A great learning experience for young and old.

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my kids to see the liberty bell a few times over the years. The center offers a history lesson thru pictures, write-ups, and artifacts. Great day.

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived after hours, so we weren't able to tour any of the available buildings, but the "park" at night with Independence Hall lit up was beautiful and felt very safe to walk around. We parked on the street a block or so away. We walked...More

Thank Andrea B
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April G
23 February 2017|
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Response from Mcveefly | Reviewed this property |
No, you will need to park and do yourself a favor: take another form of transport to get to that downtown area.
22 October 2016|
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Response from Alexander K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It's 1471 yards from 1074 E Venago St, Philadelphia PA
22 July 2016|
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Response from Steve I | Reviewed this property |
The Hall abutts a large field that the kids can run around and have fun while an adult watches them.